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Engineer II -(Associate)

Elkton, Virginia, 22827, United States
Best in Industry
September 21, 2017

Responsibilities may include:

• Providing technical support for process control decisions for the industrial wastewater treatment plant and utilities operations

• Performing data collection and analysis

• Developing and revising standard operating procedures for equipment and processes

• Conducting technical investigations, trouble shooting, problem-solving

• Performing waste characterization

• Identifying and implementing process control improvements and/or corrective and preventive actions

• Updating piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs)

• Researching new process control technologies and instrumentation

• Supporting equipment upgrades and installation

• Contributing to process and equipment safety reviews

• Performing shift work as needed

Education and Experience Requirements:

• B.S. or M.S. degree in environmental, civil, mechanical, biological, or chemical engineering, environmental science, biology, biochemistry, or related disciplines with an environmental focus and 0-3 years of relevant industrial experience.

The successful candidate must have:

• Excellent academic record

• Strong verbal and written communication skills, team skills, personal character, and ethics

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills and a hands-on approach to problem solving, with a bias towards going to see problems for oneself in the field.

• Ability to examine an issue from diverse perspectives (safety, compliance, maintenance, automation, equipment, process, and people) in order to best understand and resolve it.

• Enthusiasm, confidence, and initiative-taking ability needed for continuous learning and its applications.

• Strong desire to succeed and to help others to do the same.

Preferred Experiences:

• Experience working in a cGMP environment

• Work, co-op, or internship experience in industry